Ghost Train Bearded Iris is one of the darkest Irises around. The Iris has ruffled petals with almost black-purple falls and a slight frill on the edges of the falls, and a contrasting blue beard. Bearded Irises flower from Early/Mid Spring. Bearded Irises flower from Early/Mid Spring. These flowers are easy to grow, are deer and rabbit resistant, and drought tolerant. Hardiness Zones 3-9. You will receive 1 bulb per order.
Planting: For best flowering, plant in full sun and in a well-drained soil. If you allow at least 24 inches between each plant, the iris rhizomes will have enough elbow room for a few years. When planting, barely cover the rhizomes with soil. Water deeply but infrequently during the summer months and fertilize lightly once in early spring, then again one month after flowering.
This is a pre-order and will be available in late August.